Algarve

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Opinions

Rate 5.0 | 1 vote | No 1. in Portugal
  • Robin Janssens October 2012
  • Rate 5
  • Positive The Weather The West Coast The Orange and Pommy Granade Trees
  • Negative No well-marked routes A lot of trash along the walking trails
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Hike Reports

  • via de la plata

  • pc22 February 2014
  • A walk from Portugal...Faro.... to Seville and then on up through Spain to Santiago Compostella ....Taking aprox 1month
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Trails in this region

Books

Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2014
  • Walking in the Algarve
  • A guidebook to 34 day walks in the Algarve. There are 24 coastal routes, including the Coastal Path between Porto do Mos (Lagos) to Sagres and a further 10 routes in The Serra do Caldeiraom mountains. The easy, graded routes vary from 2 to 17km. Stunning scenery is seen throughout, from volcanic hills to dramatic limestone escarpments. Read more
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2014
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Netherlands
2006
  • Wandelgids Walking in the Algarve | Cicerone
  • Guidebook to walking 34 full- and half-day walks in Portugal´s beautiful Algarve. The rich range of scenery from volcanic hills to dramatic limestone escarpments and beautiful coastline, together with a diversity of flowers and wildlife, and an equable climate, makes the Algarve an ideal walking destination. Seasons Mild, sunny winters make... Read more
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2010
  • The Pyrenees
  • A resource book covering the finest walks, treks and climbs in the High Pyrenees for 400km between France and Spain, from the Cirque de Lescun, on the edge of the Basque country in the west, to the Carlit massif and the Cerdagne to the east of Andorra. It is the first in our World Mountain Ranges series. Read more
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2010
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Netherlands
2010
  • Wandelgids - Klimgids - Klettersteiggids The Pyrenees | Cicerone
  • Prachtige en volledige wandel- en klimgids van de Hoge Pyreneën in Frankrijk, Andorra en Spanje. Per deelgebied worden m.b.v. duidelijke kaartjes en route informatie de verschillende tochten beschreven. Geschikt voor iedere bergwandelaar. Er is informatie over accomodatie in opgenomen, evenals allerlei praktische en gebiedsinformatie. First in... Read more
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2018
  • Walking in Portugal
  • Guidebook describing over 40 walks throughout Portugal. The mainly circular half-day and day routes cover most National and Nature Parks in Portugal including the country's highest peak in Serra da Estrela, as well as visiting traditional stone-built villages and sites of historical interest. Includes background information. Read more
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2018
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Chichester, South Downs, Bognor Regis & Arundel OS Landranger Map 197 (paper)
  • Chichester and Bognor Regis area, including the South Downs National Park and a section of the South Downs Way / E9 European Long-distance Path, on a paper version of map No. 197 from the Ordnance Survey’s Landranger series at 1:50,000, with contoured and GPS compatible topographic mapping plus tourist information.MOBILE DOWNLOADS: As well as... Read more
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  • Canterbury, East Kent, Dover & Margate OS Landranger Map 179 (paper)
  • Eastern Kent with Canterbury, Dover and Margate, including sections of the North Downs Way and the E2 and E9 European Long-Distance Paths, on a paper version of map No. 179 from the Ordnance Survey’s Landranger series at 1:50,000, with contoured and GPS compatible topographic mapping plus tourist information.MOBILE DOWNLOADS: As well as the... Read more
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  • Ashford, Romney Marsh, Rye & Folkestone OS Landranger Map 189 (paper)
  • Ashford and Romney Marsh area, including sections of the North Downs Way and the E9 European Long-distance Path, on a paper version of map No. 189 from the Ordnance Survey’s Landranger series at 1:50,000, with contoured and GPS compatible topographic mapping plus tourist information.MOBILE DOWNLOADS: As well as the physical edition of the map,... Read more
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  • Exeter, Sidmouth, Exmouth & Teignmouth OS Landranger Map 192 (paper)
  • Exeter and Sidmouth area, including a section of the South West Coast Path / E9 European Long-distance Path, on a paper version of map No. 192 from the Ordnance Survey’s Landranger series at 1:50,000, with contoured and GPS compatible topographic mapping plus tourist information.MOBILE DOWNLOADS: As well as the physical edition of the map, each... Read more
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Maps

Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Comarques Centrales
  • Comarques Centrales, the foothills of the Catalan Pyrenees including Ripoll, Olot, Berga, Vic, Solsona, etc, at 1:100,000 in the topographic survey of Catalonia published by the Institut Cartogràfic de Catalunya, with very detailed coverage of a large area and an excellent representation of the region’s topography.Maps in this series have... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
2017
  • GR11 - Senda Pirenaica Map-Set Editorial Alpina
  • GR 11: from the Atlantic to the Mediterranean. The set consists of 21 1:50,000 topographic maps, including the 43 stages of GR 11. The Stage profiles give average walking times, distances and ascent/descent, location of refuges, campsites and hotels. Read more
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2017
  • Wandelkaart Senda Pirenaica GR11 | Alpina
  • Set van 21 kaarten, schaal 1:50.000, met intekening van de GR11, de lange-afstandswandeling door de Spaanse Pyreneeën. Van kust tot kust, van Cabo Higuer (bij Irun) naar Cap de Creus (Costa Brava). Onderverdeeld in 43 trajecten. Met hoogteprofielen, gemiddelde looptijden, afstanden, locaties van berghutten, campings en hotels. Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Vignemale - Valle de Bujaruelo Editorial Alpina
  • Cross-border area of the Pyrenees at 1:25,000 on a contoured and GPS compatible map covering on the Spanish side the valleys of Bujaruelo and Ara with the western section of the Ordesa National Park and the Ordesa Valley, and within France extending from the Vignemale Massif to Gavarnie, plus a Spanish/French booklet with recommendations for... Read more
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  • Wandelkaart Vignemale - Valle de Bujaruelo | Alpina
  • Zeer gedetailleerde wandelkaart van een klein deel van de Spaanse Pyreneeen / Catalonie. Met ingetekende wandelroutes en andere informatie. Spaanstalig, maar uitstekende kaart. Met symbolen voor campings, hutten. Book Language: Spanish •Hiking map and guidebook •Scale 1:25.000 •Equidistance contours: 10 m distance •Master contours: at 50 m... Read more
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  • Pirineu Oriental - Girona - Costa Brava
  • Pirineu Oriental - Girona - Costa Brava map, covering the eastern part of the Catalan Pyrenees and the coast southwards to Pineda de Mar at 1:100,000 in the topographic survey of Catalonia published by the Institut Cartogràfic de Catalunya, with very detailed coverage of a large area and an excellent representation of the region’s topography.... Read more
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  • Vall de Boí Editorial Alpina
  • Vall de Boi area of the Spanish Pyrenees, including the western half of the Aigüestortes i Estany de Sant Maurici National Park, presented on a contoured and GPS compatible map at 1:25,000 from Editorial Alpina. The map has contours at 10m intervals, enhanced by relief shading with plenty of spot heights, plus colouring for different types of... Read more
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  • Wandelkaart Vall de Boi - Aiguestortes | Alpina
  • Zeer gedetailleerde wandelkaart van een klein deel van de Spaanse Pyreneeen. Met ingetekende wandelroutes en andere informatie. Uitstekende kaart. Met symbolen voor campings, hutten. La Vall de Boí pertenece a la comarca de la Alta Ribagorça y limita al norte con la Vall d´Aran; por el este con el Pallars Jussà y el Pallars Sobirà; y por el... Read more
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Stanfords
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  • Valle de Tena - Panticosa - Partacua - Sallent Editorial Alpina
  • Valle de Tena in the central part of the Spanish Pyrenees on a contoured and GPS compatible map at 1:25,000 from Editorial Alpina, with coverage including Panticosa, Sallent de Gállego, Sierra de Partacua, Sierra de Tendeñera, etc. Accompanying booklet includes contact details for campsites, refuges, etc.Topography is presented by contours at... Read more
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  • Wandelkaart Valle de Tena | Alpina
  • Zeer gedetailleerde wandelkaart van deel van de Spaanse Pyreneeen. Met ingetekende wandelroutes en andere informatie. Spaans en deel in het engels, maar uitstekende kaart. Met symbolen voor campings, hutten. A topographic tourist map and hiking guide with details of tourist attractions, hiking & sporting activities as well as transport... Read more
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  • Carros de Foc Hiking Circuit Editorial Alpina
  • Carros de Foc (Chariots of Fire) Hiking Circuit, a five to seven day long hiking route in the Aigüestortes i Estany de Sant Maurici National Park, shown on a 1:25,000 map from Editorial Alpina. The map, from the publishers of an extensive hiking series for the Spanish Pyrenees, has contours at 20m intervals, relief shading, and vegetation... Read more
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  • Wandelkaart Carros de Foc - PN Aiguestortes | Alpina
  • Bijzondere wandelkaart van een meerdaagse rondwandeling in een schitterend deel van de Pyreneeen. Op een zeer gedetailleerde schaal staat de route ingetekend, de kaartg zelf is van topografisch nivo met hoogtelijnen, relief- en schaduwwerking en hutten en campings. De Carros de Foc is een rondwandeling die ongeveer 5 tot 7 dagen in beslag... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • GR 11: La Senda
  • GR11 long-distance footpaths along the Spanish side of the Pyrenees in a French language guide from Rando Editions, with extracts from the publisher’s topographic series at 1:50,000 highlighting the route and mountain refuges.The guide divides the route into 40 sections and covers it from the Mediterranean, starting at Cap de Creus on the Costa... Read more
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  • Pica d`Estats - Mont-roig Editorial Alpina
  • Pica d`Estats - Mont-roig area of the Catalan Pyrenees just west of Andorra on a contoured and GPS-compatible map at 1:25,000 from Editorial Alpina, highlighting local and long-distance hiking trails, tourist accommodation, etc. Coverage extends from the Andorran border westwards beyond the peak of Mont-roig and from the French border south to... Read more
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  • Wandelkaart Pica d`Estats - Mont-roig E25 | Alpina
  • Zeer gedetailleerde wandelkaart van deel van de Spaanse Pyreneeen. Met ingetekende wandelroutes en andere informatie. Spaans en deel in het engels, maar uitstekende kaart. Met symbolen voor campings, hutten. A topographic tourist map and hiking guide with details of tourist attractions, hiking & sporting activities as well as transport... Read more
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  • Terres de l`Ebre
  • Terres de l`Ebre map at 1:100,000 in the topographic survey of Catalonia published by the Institut Cartogràfic de Catalunya, with very detailed coverage of a large area and an excellent representation of the region’s topography. Maps in this series have relief presented by contours at 40m intervals, enhanced by additional hill-shading and spot... Read more
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  • 3mils.cat: Traverse of Ten 3000m Peaks in the Catalan Pyreness
  • The “3mils.cat” route - a 125km / 10 day traverse across 10 over 3000m high peaks in the Catalan Pyrenees - on a contoured and GPS compatible map at 1:40,000 from Editorial Alpina with a booklet providing accommodation details, stage descriptions, etc.The route - from Tuc de Molières o Mulleres (3,010m), just south-east of Pic d’ Aneto, past... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Algarve Reise Know-How
  • Algarve at 1:100,000 on an indexed, waterproof and tear-resistant road map with topographic and tourist information, published by Reise Know-How as part of their highly acclaimed World Mapping Project. The map is double-sided to provide the best balance between a good scale and a convenient size sheet.The map divides the region east/west with a... Read more
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United Kingdom
  • Pla de Lleida
  • Pla de Lleida map at 1:100,000 in the topographic survey of Catalonia published by the Institut Cartogràfic de Catalunya, with very detailed coverage of a large area and an excellent representation of the region’s topography. Maps in this series have relief presented by contours at 40m intervals, enhanced by additional hill-shading and spot... Read more
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United Kingdom
  • Spanish Pyrenees: Posets & Maladeta Massifs 25K Adrados Map
  • Posets and Maladeta Massifs in the central part of the Spanish Pyrenees on a double-sided, contoured and GPS compatible map at 1:25,000 from Adrados Ediciones, with vivid presentation of the topography, hiking or ski trails, campsites and refuges, etc. Coverage extends from Plan and the Zinqueta River west of the Poset massif, across the... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Algarve
  • Algarve on an indexed road map at 1:100,000 from Hildebrand, plus on the reverse indexed street plans of Lagos, Portimão, Faro and Albufeira, a road map of southern Portugal, distance tables and tourist notes.On one side the main map extends inland to Aljezur and Monchique. The hills of the hinterland are indicated by relief shading and spot... Read more
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Walking holidays

Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • Algarve Coastal Trails Self Guided Walking Tour
  • A self guided walking holiday along the Algarve Coast from Lagos to Sagres. Follow the cliffs, beaches and turquoise ocean of Portugal’s Algarve Coast from Lagos to Cabo Sao Vincente. Secluded sandy beaches, whitewashed fishing villages, excellent hotels and fresh caught seafood combine to delight you at every turn of the trail. Your walk... Read more
Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Portugal - Algarve - Costa Vicentina
  • Vlakbij de zuidwestelijkste kaap van Europa ontdek je tussen imposante kliffen de mooiste zandstranden. Dit is de rustige Algarve in het NP Costa Vicentina. Geen drukte, wel veel natuur en enkele leuke dorpjes. Wat denk je van golfsurfen, mountainbiken, de mooist denkbare strandwandelingen of per luchtbed via een riviertje de zee in dobberen?... Read more
Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Portugal - Via Algarviana
  • 'Barrocal', zo noemen de Portugezen hier in de Algarve de streek tussen kust en gebergte. Verbonden door een schitterende langeafstandsroute, de met Europees geld zorgvuldig aangelegde 'Via Algarviana', liggen hier een aantal verstilde bergdorpjes bijeen. Geurende kruiden, kurkeiken, olijfbomen en johannisbroodbomen markeren hier het landschap.... Read more
Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Portugal - Alentejo en Algarve, Rota Vicentina
  • Deze reis betekent een week wandelen langs de Atlantische Oceaan, over stranden, duinen en steile kliffen, door een stil natuurgebied, waar de geur van de zee wordt vermengd met die van mediterrane bloesem. Hier heerst nog de typisch Portugese ontspannen levensstijl met een traditie van overvloedige maaltijden en goede wijnen. Einddoel is de... Read more
Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Portugal - Algarve en Alentejo
  • Al fietsend volg je de prachtige kustlijn van Portugal van de Algarve naar de Alentejo. Vanaf Cabo Sao Vicente volgen we de Rota Vicentina noordwaarts. Over voornamelijk onverharde weggetjes fietsen we door het natuurpark van " Costa Vicentina" langs velden en stranden, van dorpje naar dorpje. Geniet onderweg van de lokale gerechten en wijn,... Read more
Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Portugal - Parque Natural Sintra-Cascais
  • Dichtbij Lissabon, middenin een Natuurpark ervaar je de grootsheid van Portugals verleden. Wandel over keienpaadjes langs de weelderige parken en prachtige paleizen van de koningsstad Sintra. Via het sobere Franciscaner kurkklooster door mysterieuze mediterrane bossen richting kust bij Azenhas do Mar. Met de oceaan aan je zijde maak je over de... Read more
Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Portugal - Algarve, Quinta da Lua
  • Te midden van sinaasappel- en citroenboomgaarden ligt Quinta da Lua, uitvalsbasis voor fijne fietstochten door het vergeten achterland van de Algarve. Met haar riante zwembad en schaduwrijke tuin vol fruitbomen is dit een ideale plek voor een ontspannen vakantie. De brede, vlakke stranden van Manta Rota vormen een scherp contrast met de met... Read more
Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Portugal - Algarve
  • Heerlijke wandelvakantie langs de ongerepte Atlantische westkust van de Algarve. We volgen het langeafstands wandelpad 'Rota Vicentina' over stranden, struinend door duinen en over steile kliffen naar de Cabo de Sao Vicente, de zuidwestelijkste kaap van Europa. Verblijf in een sfeervol pension en twee prima hotels, vlakbij de kust. Read more
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Netherlands
  • Portugal - Algarve
  • Een heerlijke en ontspannende wandelvakantie aan de uiterste zuidwestrand van Europa. Wandel door heuvels van de Serra de Monchique en langs de afwisselende, onaangetaste Costa Vicentina, over kliffen, stranden en duinen naar de Cabo de São Vicente. Verblijf in twee comfortabele hotels met zwembad en welnesscentrum. De reis wordt begeleid door... Read more
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Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Portugal - Alentejo & Algarve
  • Tijdens deze rondreis met (huur)auto door de zonovergoten zuidelijke provincies van Portugal, de Alentejo en de Algarve, bent u te gast in karakteristieke pousada-hotels, met ruime en stijlvolle kamers voorzien van alle mogelijke comfort. Maar het is vooral de ligging die een verblijf in een pousada zo bijzonder maakt. U bezoekt tijdens deze... Read more
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